Top Entry Level Employers

Welcome to the Top Entry Level Employers for 2010! The following is a list of best in class employers who are dedicated to the training and advancement of college graduates. The 2010 Top Entry Level Employers list covers companies of all sizes and industries and speaks to the need for fresh talent in spite of a challenging economy. For further information on each employer, including a company description, top hiring criteria, and links to company websites, click on the employer name. Please also click on the buttons below for our additional lists - the Top Intern Employers and the Top Masters Employers.
RankCompany NameIndustryProjected Entry Level Hires
1Verizon WirelessTelecommunications10,500
2Enterprise Rent-A-CarAutomotive Rental, Leasing8,000
3Teach For AmericaEducation4,500
4Peace CorpsOther4,140
5HertzAutomotive Rental, Leasing3,500
6Ernst & YoungOther1,977
7KPMG LLPOther1,750
8TargetGeneral Merchandisers1,700
9General ElectricEnergy1,600
11SodexoDiversified Outsourcing Services1,400
12Lockheed MartinAerospace and Defense1,233
13Northrop GrummanAerospace and Defense940
14General Dynamics C4 SystemsAerospace and Defense710
15Kohls Department StoresApparel700
16TEKsystemsInformation Technology Services700
17The Sherwin-Williams CompanyOther700
18VanguardFinancial Data Services600
19Liberty MutualInsurance: Property and Casualty (mutual)550
21Raytheon CompanyAerospace and Defense413
2284 Lumber CompanyBuilding Materials, Glass400
23Compass Group, North AmericaFood Services400
24NAVAIRAerospace and Defense400
25Amazon.comInternet Services and Retailing350
26Macy's, Inc. General Merchandisers350
28Konica Minolta Business SolutionsComputers, Office Equipment300
29Principal Financial GroupFinancial Data Services300
30Sandia National LaboratoriesAerospace and Defense300
31JCPenneyGeneral Merchandisers280
32Turner Construction CompanyOther250
33Bechtel CorporationEngineering, Construction215
34BAE SYSTEMSAerospace and Defense200
35Ferguson EnterprisesOther200
36Texas Parks and Wildlife DepartmentOther200
37Toys"R"UsToys, Sporting Goods200
38Harris CorporationOther189
39ParsonsEngineering, Construction160
40Rockwell CollinsElectronics, Electrical Equipment140
4121st Mortgage CorporationOther125
42Towers WatsonOther125
43CIGNAInsurance: Life, Health (stock)120
44Freddie MacCommercial Bank120
45Kimberly-ClarkHousehold and Personal Products116
46Grassroots Campaigns Inc.Other100
47HOM FurnitureFurniture100
48HyattHotels, Casinos, Resorts100
49MICROS SystemsComputer Software100
50UnumInsurance: Life, Health (mutual)100
51CH2M HILLEngineering, Construction92
52U.S. Comptroller of the CurrencyOther90
53Parsons BrinckerhoffEngineering, Construction75
54TATA Consultancy Services LtdComputer Software75
55Whirlpool CorporationHousehold and Personal Products75
57National InstrumentsElectronics, Electrical Equipment70
58The TJX Companies, Inc.Apparel70
59Mattress Firm Other65
60212 Inc.Advertising, Marketing60
61EsriComputer Software60
62Pennsylvania Department of TransportationTransportation and Logistics60
63Entergy CorporationUtilities: Gas and Electric56
64Nestle Purina PetCare CompanyFood Consumer Products53
65Hantz GroupOther52
67DOCUMANAGE LLCComputer Software50
68Germaine LawrenceOther50
69GRIMCOWholesalers: Diversified50
70Minnesota Department of TransportationOther50
71Navigant Consulting, Inc.Other50
72Precision Wealth Financial & Insurance ServicesOther50
73Labatt Food ServiceFood Services45
74Nickelodeon Animation StudioEntertainment45
75NewAgeSys, Inc.Diversified Outsourcing Services40
76Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyEnergy40
77ARGOComputer Software36
78aNetorder, Inc.Mail, Package and Freight Delivery30
79Novogradac & Company LLPOther30
80Union Bank Commercial Bank30
81Agilent TechnologiesOther25
82BattelleAerospace and Defense25
83Boss Executive Group, IncAdvertising, Marketing25
85High Performance Technologies, Inc (HPTi)Information Technology Services25
86J&L Teamworks.comHealth Care: Insurance and Managed Care25
87Rural Health Service Corps (AmeriCorps)Other25
88SouthwesternPublishing, Printing25
89Allendale AssociationOther20
90BlackbaudComputer Software20
91BMO Capital MarketsInvestment Bank20
92Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LPChemicals20
93Kearney & CompanyOther19
94ACUITYInsurance: Property and Casualty (mutual)15
95AeroVironmentAerospace and Defense15
96Professional Service Industries, Inc. (PSI)Engineering, Construction15
97University DirectoriesOther15
98World Language CommunicationsOther15
101Equator Line RecordsEntertainment10
102J. C. Penney Company, Inc.General Merchandisers10
103Shaklee Distributor Other10
104ARGOComputer Software8
105THE LPA GROUP INCORPORATEDEngineering, Construction6
106Ag Processing Inc a cooperative (AGP)Energy5
107RTCAdvertising, Marketing5
108Sika CorporationChemicals5
109Texas National ChemicalChemicals4
110Integrys Energy GroupUtilities: Gas and Electric3
111Kennedy and Coe, LLCOther3
112MidAmerican EnergyEnergy3
113Barefoot Mortgage SaversReal Estate2
114C&I EngineeringEngineering, Construction2
115LeaseTeam, Inc.Computer Software2
116National Onion Labs, Inc.Other2

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